We thank our colleagues in the Department of English and Comparative Literature for their permission to adapt their statement on the toppling of the statue for our own department.

Related links:

Statement of Malinda Maynor Lowery, Director of the Center for the Study of the American South

“Silent Sam” illustrated history created by Professor Jim Leloudis and University Historian Cecelia Moore

Wilson Library’s Guide to Researching Silent Sam http://guides.lib.unc.edu/campus-monuments/silent-sam

Recent History of the Debate on Silent Sam

Julian Carr’s dedication speech, which is archived in Wilson Library, UNC
http://finding-aids.lib.unc.edu/00141/#folder_26#1 (Click on Scans 93-112)

Transcription of the speech here:

Description of the Monument on DocSouth http://docsouth.unc.edu/commland/monument/41/

UNC’s FAQ on Silent Sam and other then-current campus issues (September 13, 2017)

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